This 1,070 km² reserve comprises one of North America's most southerly, unspoiled barrens. The Avalon woodland caribou herd is the most southerly caribou herd in Canada. The reserve is an excellent place for hiking, canoeing, skiing, angling, hunting, bird and wildlife watching, photography, and wilderness camping. Entry permits are required before visiting the Reserve. These are available for free from Natural Areas. Contact Natural Areas or visit the website for more information.

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Locations

  • Via Cape Pond Road from Route 10 (U22) , Avalon Wilderness Reserve
  • 47.0969, -53.1199
  • Via Horse Chops Road from Route 10 (V22) , Avalon Wilderness Reserve
  • 47.1714, -53.1498

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Dates of Operation

  • Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2017

Pricing

  • Entry Permits are required before entering reserve. These are available free of charge from Natural Areas.